1000+ Students to Compete in Europe’s 24th Annual MBA Tournament

By - May 11, 12:46 PM   Comments [0]

This year’s MBA Tournament (MBAT), a three-day sporting event organized by HEC Paris students in which 1,150 students from 13 European business schools compete to take home some sporting glory, will take place this weekend from the 8th-10th. This year there will be 23 sport...

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MIT Sloan MBA Application Deadlines for Fall 2015

By - May 11, 02:16 AM   Comments [0]

MIT Sloan announced the MBA application deadlines for Fall 2015 entry: Round 1 – September 23, 2014 Round 2 – January 8, 2015 The school also announced that the new essay questions will be ready by the end of June and the online application will go live by...

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MBA Application Trends in 2014-2015

By - May 9, 10:58 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting How many schools are applicants applying to? How important are MBA rankings? Should you consider submitting GRE scores rather than the GMAT? These are just a few of the questions we here at Stacy Blackman Consulting attempted to find out with our...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 9): Arithmetic and Critical Reasoning

By - May 9, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (DS) , , and are integers. Is ? 1. 2. ( and ) Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - B - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals e-GMAT’s methods help non-natives improve on GMAT Verbal....

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Goal Setting, Job Searching, and Sweet Careers

By - May 8, 12:37 PM   Comments [0]

Job searchers, tune in! We’d like to introduce you to the woman who wants to help you refine your goals and figure out a meaningful career path. Listen to the recording of our conversation with Grace Kutney, founder and principle of Sweet Careers Consulting for some...

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Changing of the Guards at UCLA Anderson, Simon School

By - May 8, 09:24 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting Two new deanships have been announced in the last week, and both are connected to UCLA Anderson School of Management.  Professor and corporate finance scholar Mark Garmaise has been named dean of the full-time MBA program at UCLA Anderson, and his predecessor Andrew...

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GMAT Question of the Day (May 8): Statistics and Sentence Correction

By - May 8, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math (PS) The average of 4 different positive integers is 125 and the largest of these integers is 150, what is the least possible value of the smallest of the 4 integers? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 12 (D) 53 (E) 100 Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - D - (click and...

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Where Does Wall St. Hire: U.S. B-Schools Sending Grads into Financial Services

By - May 7, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

According to GMAC’s just released Prospective Students Survey Report, 37% of prospective MBA students hope to go into finance after they earn their degree, making it the most popular post-MBA destination. If you fall into this crowded category, then you’ll be interested in knowing which...

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GRE Use Increasing in MBA Admissions

By - May 7, 10:40 AM   Comments [0]

By Stacy Blackman Consulting When the boom hit a few years ago to begin including the GRE as a testing option for MBA admissions, uncertainty among applicants ran high. The idea of allowing students to take only one exam as they contemplate going for an MBA...

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How to combat GMAT test day anxiety

By - May 7, 07:01 AM   Comments [0]

Almost every student I’ve ever taught, from high school juniors taking the PSAT to adults taking the GMAT, admits to some degree of anxiety on test day.

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